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Table 1 Diet composition1

From: Leucine supplementation improves adiponectin and total cholesterol concentrations despite the lack of changes in adiposity or glucose homeostasis in rats previously exposed to a high-fat diet

  Control diet High-fat diet + Leucine diet
   g/kg diet  
Cornstarch 620.6 282.6 570.6
Casein 140.0 140.0 140.0
Sucrose 100.0 100.0 100.0
Soybean oil 40.0 40.0 40.0
Lard - 338.0 -
Cellulose 50.0 50.0 50.0
AIN-93M mineral mixture 35.0 35.0 35.0
AIN-93M vitamin mixture 10.0 10.0 10.0
Choline bitartrate 2.5 2.5 2.5
L-Cystine 1.8 1.8 1.8
tert-Butylhydroquinone 0.008 0.008 0.008
L-Leucine - - 50.0
Total (g) 1.000 1.000 1.000
  1. 1Based on AIN-93M (21).